Crime Prevention Week 2019 - Preventing Property Crime

Crime Prevention LogoWelcome to Crime Prevention Week 2019! Over the coming 7 days Oceanside Community Safety and the British Columbia Crime Prevention Association will be sharing information with you to help prevent crimes in our communities. The first of the seven will focus on preventing property crime with a special emphasis on auto crime, something that is very frequent in the Oceanside area.

Tips for Preventing Property Crime:

  • Get to know your neighbours
  • Landscape with safety in mind
  • Lighting matters
  • Create a plan for when you are away
  • Avoid advertising a shopping spree

Tips for Preventing Auto Crime:

  • Don't give criminals a chance
  • Use anti-theft devices
  • Establish a 9:00 pm routine

For More Details:

Download the First Tip Sheet